Jan G. Otterstrom F.

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ANTIDOTE

We are left with faith
We are left with faith
fear, humble trembling
as antidote, our ignorance
embraces belief in mystery
expressed in abstractions
which shape absolutes
invariable support
for imagination, settled
in neat boxes of thought
folded tops, tissue as gauze
cushions our thinking.




c) Jan G. Otterstrom F. October 1, 2013